Fashionable Halloween Costumes on a Budget

Finding fashionable Halloween costumes can be a challenge. When I buy costumes for myself and the family, I try to avoid the cheap, plastic kind that tears easily and hang awkwardly when you wear them. I’d rather have a costume that I can use again or pass to a friend than one I need to […]

Orange and Black Makeup for Halloween and Beyond

Orange and black makeup is a fun way to get into the Halloween spirit without dressing up. It’s been years since I dressed up for Halloween but I do enjoy doing fun seasonal nail designs. The girls enjoy changing up their makeup during Halloween and using black lip products and bolder eye designs as well. […]

How to Dress Like a Pan Am Stewardess for Halloween

Have you ever wondered how to dress like a Pan Am stewardess for Halloween? I love Halloween because it gives me a chance to dress up as something I’m not. Some people may choose to dress as a princess, an evil sorceress, or their favorite movie character. Others might choose a waitress or a stewardess. […]

5 Halloween Costumes Women Over 40 Want to Wear

Here are five Halloween costumes women over 40 want to wear. Did you ever notice that your taste in Halloween costumes changes as you get older? Maybe it’s just me but the thought of wearing a short, tight Halloween costume at 49 fills me with almost as much dread as my next mammogram. As much as […]

Easy Retro Halloween Costumes

There is just something fun about putting together a retro Halloween costume. When I was younger, one of my favorite movies of all times was Grease. I loved the characters, the music, and the way they dressed. It’s not difficult or expensive to put together a few retro Halloween costumes. Easy Retro Halloween Costumes If […]

Halloween Costumes Inspired by Movies

I love Halloween but it can be a challenge coming up with a different idea each year. I love classic Halloween costumes and Halloween costumes inspired by movies are always a big hit. I don’t want to have to spend hours sewing something by hand. I just don’t have the time and or the patience. […]

How to Remove Halloween Makeup

Dressing up for Halloween can be so much fun. I love pretending to be someone or something that I’m not. Dressing up, face paint. It’s all part of the Halloween fun for many people. I remember when the kids were younger what a challenge it was to remove the face paint before bed. How to […]

10 Modest Halloween Costumes for Women over 40

Are you looking for modest Halloween costumes? If some of the Halloween costumes make you shudder at how much skin they show, you aren’t alone. Necklines plunge too low and hemlines rise too high. Slits in the skirts make me want to wear a pair of pants underneath most of the Halloween costumes I find […]